Observe good faith and justice toward all nations. Cultivate peace and harmony with all.
Oh I do want that thing, that oneness of movement that will catch the thing up into one movement and sing – harmony of life.
Harmony is one phase of the law whose spiritual expression is love
And protect your heart from being inclined toward what you have renounced of people and desires and wishes and option and effort and from losing patience and harmony and pleasure with God at the time of the befalling of calamity.
Happiness is not a matter of intensity but of balance and order and rhythm and harmony
You don’t get harmony when everybody sings the same note
An instrument in harmony with the sentiments of an assassin.
It is only when I lose contact with the painting that the result is a mess. Otherwise there is pure harmony, an easy give and take, and the painting comes out well
As I go musing through this mournful landSoothed by the pine-tree’s solemn harmony,Thy well-loved image comes and walks by me.I seem to hold thee by the gentle handAnd talk of things I dimly understand,That thy dear spirit set to mine may beAs to an intricate lock the simple key.
Philosophers and aestheticians may offer elegant and profound definitions of art and beauty, but for the painter they are all summed up in the phrase: To create a harmony.
To create a vision of the harmony of the unequal, balance the infinite variety, the chaotic, the contradictions ? in a unity.
There is music wherever there is harmony, order, or proportion
Nature contains the elements, in colour and form, of all pictures, as the keyboard contains the notes of all music. But the artist is born to pick and choose… that the result may be beautiful ? as the musician gathers his notes, and forms his chords, until he brings forth from chaos glorious harmony…
Happiness is mental harmony; unhappiness is mental inharmony
Wandering re-establishes the original harmony which once existed between man and the universe
Harmony makes small things grow, lack of it makes great things decay
Life’s errors cry for the merciful beauty that can modulate their isolation into a harmony with the whole
One must marry one’s feelings to one’s beliefs and ideas. That is probably the only way to achieve a measure of harmony in one’s life
Music is an agreeable harmony for the honor of God and the permissible delights of the soul.
The Gothic cathedral is a blossoming in stone subdued by the insatiable demand of harmony in man. The mountain of granite blooms into an eternal flower, with the lightness and delicate finish, as well as the aerial proportions and perspective of vegetable beauty.
Art is harmony. Harmony is the analogy of contrary and of similar elements of tone, of color and of line, conditioned by the dominate key, and under the influence of a particular light, in gay, calm, or sad combinations.
Always aim at complete harmony of thought and word and deed. Always aim at purifying your thoughts and everything will be well
Medicine to produce health must examine disease; and music, to create harmony must investigate discord.
The Three Rules of Work: 1. Out of clutter, find simplicity. 2. From discord, find harmony. 3. In the middle of difficulty, lies opportunity
Grant that I may become beautiful in my soul within, and that all my external possessions may be in harmony with my inner self. May I consider the wise to be rich, and may I have such riches as only a person of self-restraint can bear or endure
Each country will be a moral force, and no longer a brutal force; while all brutal forces clash with themselves, all moral forces make mighty harmony together.
But first a hush of peace, a soundless calm descends;The struggle of distress and fierce impatience endsMute music sooths my breast unuttered harmonyThat I could never dream till earth was lost to me.
But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads?
Everything harmonizes with me, which is harmonious to thee, o Universe. Nothing for me is too early or too late, which is in due time for thee.
Full and free exercise of this right by the citizen is ordinarily also his duty; for its exercise is more important to the nation than it is to himself. Like the course of the heavenly bodies, harmony in national life is a resultant of the struggle between contending forces. In frank expression of conflicting opinion lies the greatest promise of wisdom in governmental action; and in suppression lies ordinarily the greatest peril.
Harmony with nature will bring you a happiness known to few city dwellers. In the company of other truth seekers it will be easier for you to meditate and think of God.
Perfect harmony of body and mind are my key to personal balance and happiness.
However, when we shift our awareness or “frequency” from self-consciousness –where fear, impossibility or feelings of separation reside — to cosmic consciousness, which is in total harmony with the universe and where none of those feelings exist, then anything is possible.
In most natural scenes there is a prevailing colour, which the landscape painter must learn to identify, and which must prevail also in a slightly exaggerated form, in his painting, for the sake of truth, harmony and unity.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony
I have learned by some experience, by many examples, and by the writings of countless others before me, also occupied in the search, that certain environments, certain modes of life, certain rules of conduct are more conducive to inner and outer harmony than others
Beauty is nothing else but a just accord and mutual harmony of the members, animated by a healthful constitution.
Medicine, to produce health, has to examine disease; and music, to create harmony, must investigate discord.
In family life, love is the oil that eases friction, the cement that binds closer together, and the music that brings harmony
Happiness is not a matter of intensity but of balance and order and rhythm and harmony.
What the discordant harmony of circumstances would and could effect.
To seek, beneath the universal strife, the hidden harmony of things.
The way of the Creative works through change and transformation, so that each thing receives its true nature and destiny and comes into permanent accord with the Great Harmony: this is what furthers and what perseveres
There is music wherever there is harmony, order, or proportion.
I want to bring my viewers to the harmony trail. When the viewer comes to see, they feel harmony.
O harmony! thou tenderest nurse of pain,If that thy note’s sweet magic e’er can healGriefs which the patient spirit oft may feel,Oh! let me listen to thy songs again;Till memory her fairest tints shall bring;Hope wake with brighter eye, and listening seemWith smiles to think on some delightful dream.
I would say that the surest measure of a man’s or a woman’s maturity is the harmony, style, joy, and dignity he creates in his marriage, and the pleasure and inspiration he provides for his spouse
Harmony is pure love, for love is a concerto
In the anxiety to get beautiful colour harmony do not exhaust all combinations on one canvas.
We shall never achieve harmony with land, any more than we shall achieve absolute justice or liberty for people. In these higher aspirations, the important thing is not to achieve but to strive
Beauty of style and harmony and grace and good rhythm depend on simplicity.
My temper leads me to peace and harmony with all men; and it is peculiarly my wish to avoid any personal feuds or dissensions with those, who are embarked in the same great national interest with myself, as every difference of this kind in its conseq
The theme, or harmony, of a painting can be created by any one of its visual elements. A single colour… repetition of shapes… Light can be a theme.
A novel is balanced between a few true impressions and the multitude of false ones that make up most of what we call life. It tells us that for every human being there is a diversity of existences, that the single existence is itself an illusion in part, that these many existences signify something, tend to something, fulfill something; it promises us meaning, harmony, and even justice.
When they are done right, harmony appears by itself. The more numerous and varied they are, the more the effect is obtained and agreeable to the eye.
The artist has to feel the harmony first, it can’t be faked; it breathes itself out through the pores of the fingers and the pores of the paint, only when it is so strong it can’t be held in any longer.
The history of Islam is the best testament to how different communities can live together in peace and harmony. Muslims must exemplify the true image of Islam in their interaction with other communities.
Harmony is the analogy of contrary and similar elements of tone, of color, and of line, conditioned by the dominant key, and under the influence of a particular light, in gay, calm, or sad combinations.
If life isn’t about human beings and living in harmony, then I don’t know what it’s about
All that is not useful in a picture is detrimental. A work of art must be harmonious in its entirety; for superfluous details would, in the mind of the beholder, encroach upon the essential elements.